Bronzeville, South Commons and Grand Boulevard, are nearby suburbs which are also worth touring.
Chicago’s heart is also full of fascinating sights, like Willis Tower and McCormick Place. Don’t head back to Oakland without a stop at Millennium Park and Hancock Tower.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Chicago, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. Get a taste of the area’s wildlife with a visit to a nearby lake such as the Lake Meadows Park.
Visitors with a passion for sports will love the iconic US Cellular Field, home of the legendary Chicago White Sox baseball team in summer. Sporting enthusiasts can take in the smell of liniment in the massage rooms and visit the VIP boxes of US Cellular Field by signing up for a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
Finding somewhere convenient to unpack your bags close to Oakland is a breeze. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, the Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center, or the Vogue Two Bedroom.